(26. 8. 1925 - 1. 12. 1966)
H echaev Ivan Pavlovich Jr. sergeant gunner guns 997 Infantry Regiment (263rd Infantry Division, 51 Army, 4-th Ukrainian Front). Born August 26, 1925 in the city Uvarovo Tambov region in a peasant family. Russian. Member of the CPSU since 1945. Graduated from the 7 classes, worked as a tractor on the farm. In the Soviet Army from December 1942. He graduated from the school junior commanders. In the army from December 1943. He was awarded the Order of Lenin, the Glory II-nd and III-rd degrees and medals.
. W tion of the Hero of the Soviet Union with the award of the Order of Lenin and medal "Gold Star" Nechaev Ivan Pavlovich was awarded March 24, 1945 for bravery and courage shown during the liberation of Sevastopol.
. M ladshy Sergeant Nechaev distinguished himself in May 1944 in the battles during the liberation of Sevastopol
. On the outskirts of the city May 8 and 9, left alone with guns, being wounded, killed 6 firing points and a lot of enemy soldiers and officers.
After transfer to the reserve sergeant in 1950 lived in Rostov-on-Don and worked in various organizations of the city, including the forwarding agent dining at the Rostov VKIU from 1961 to 1966.
In action on Dec. 1, 1966. Buried in Rostov-on-Don on the Brethren Cemetery.
Sources: 1) Heroes of the Soviet Union: A Brief Biographical Dictionary
. V.2. M.: Voeniz.1988.
2) Djachkov L.G. Our pride and glory. Voronezh, 1968